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Flourless Peanut Butter and Banana Cookies

Flourless Peanut Butter and Banana Cookies

I’ve been experimenting with making cookies without refined sugar. The main issue with reducing  the sugar content in cookies is it changes the crispy nature of a biscuit so these are really somewhere between a pancake and a cookie as they don’t have the crispy outside that normal cookies have but they are moist in … Continue reading

Starting Solids – Stage 2 white sauce

Starting Solids – Stage 2 white sauce

Mealtimes definitely become more varied at stage 2 with lots of new foods you can introduce to your baby however breast milk or formula are still your baby’s most important food. Some food’s I’ve found both my children have enjoyed at this phase are: Broccoli and cauliflower florets as finger food Egg – check out … Continue reading

Iron rich family meals

Iron rich family meals

After writing the last post Iron – Is my baby getting enough? I began to wonder what does 9mg of iron actually look like? How can I make sure Freddie is getting enough iron? Iron is found in a number of foods. The general rule of thumb is the redder the meat the higher the iron content. But … Continue reading

Homemade Chicken Nuggets

Homemade Chicken Nuggets

I’m sure many of you remember Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution. The episode when he showed a class of kids how chicken nuggets are made put me off nuggets for life! Not all nuggets are made from mechanically recovered meat; a process which involves turning the chicken carcass into a protein pulp that is then bound back … Continue reading